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« on: March 21, 2009 06:14:32 PM »

Since I recently had alot of rovings come to my collection ( thank you mail! ), and some were natural coloured I decided to start dyeing my yarn/roving.

I looked online for the instructions I had found before and found new instructions here:
http://www.knitty.com/ISSUEfall02/FEATdyedwool.html

I went ahead yesterday to try it out on a very small skein of laceweight yarn I had just finished spinning. I used fruit punch koolaid for the colour and
here is the result:


This afternoon I decided to give dyeing the roving a go before spinning it. Using lemon lime packages ( 2 ), I went ahead and dyed roving. The result was quite nice and at the moment it is drying:


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« Reply #1 on: January 10, 2014 06:38:48 AM »

you got such brilliant colours from koolaid! very nice!!
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